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date: 22 November 2019

Tallis, Thomaslocked

(c. 1505–1585)
  • John Milsom

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Tallis, Thomas (c. 1505–1585), musician and composer, was born probably about 1505. Nothing is known about his parents, place of birth, or early education, and the date of his birth can be conjectured only from the fact that one of his works was copied into a music manuscript (...

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